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The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe 

Island Hopper Dan
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Updated October 16, 2019 22.4k votes 1.5k voters 107.8k views 208 items

List Rules Museums, monuments, and other attractions in continental Europe or its islands - no broad cities or countries

This list of the best place to visit in Europe has all the top travel destinations in Europe for new and veteran travelers alike. Whether you're looking for places to visit with kids or the best tourist attractions on your honeymoon, this list has all the top places to visit in Europe.

Looking for the best monuments in Europe? They're on this list. Everything from Stonehenge to the Eiffel Tower are listed in this compilation of best things to see in Europe. Museums like the Hermitage and the Lourve, famous structures like the Colosseum and the Acropolis, and even fun diversions like the Tivoli and Loch Ness are on the list of top places to visit in Europe. If you don't find some of the best tourist attractions in Europe on this list, you might be in the wrong place!

What are the best places to visit in Europe? What are the best museums in Europe? What are the top tourist attractions in Europe? The answers to all these Europe travel questions are here in this list, ranked and voted on by users like you. If you're still looking for more travel tips while touring or backpacking Europe, look up some European travel blogs for ideas. Happy travels!
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Colosseum is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Rome , Ancient Rome , Italy
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The Louvre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
France , Paris
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Eiffel Tower is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
France , Paris , Europe
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Sistine Chapel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Vatican City
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Big Ben is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
City of Westminster , United Kingdom , London
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Sagrada Família ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Spain , Barcelona , Catalonia
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Vatican Museums is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Vatican City
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Palace of Versailles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Clark Benson added France , Versailles
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Neuschwanstein Castle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
AdmiralCrunch added Schwangau , Bavaria , Germany
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Piazza San Marco is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Venice
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Parthenon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
GavrielatosAndreas added Acropolis of Athens , Greece , Athens
Acropolis , Athens, Greece
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Pantheon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Rome , Campus Martius
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Tower Bridge is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
United Kingdom
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Leaning Tower of Pisa is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Pisa , Piazza dei Miracoli , Italy
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Edinburgh Castle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Edinburgh
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Arc de Triomphe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
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Notre Dame de Paris is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Paris , Île de la Cité
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British Museum is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
London Borough of Camden , United Kingdom
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Tower of London is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
London , London Borough of Tower Hamlets
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Trevi Fountain is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
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Saint Peter's Square is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Vatican City
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Schönbrunn Palace ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Vienna
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Buckingham Palace is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
City of Westminster , England , London
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Uffizi Gallery is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Florence
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Alhambra is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
AdmiralCrunch added Spain , Granada